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Skiing Pom Bot

In class      This week we got to make little robots, which was very fun. We had class on Halloween, so I decided to

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Arduino Locomotion

After last class where we worked with arduinos and sensors, we then moved to using servos with the arduino to make things move. The in-class

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arduino intro justin franklin

arduino intro – Justin Franklin Discrete pitch theremin For this week’s assignment in the makerspace 490 class, we were introduced to arduinos and the arduino

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Arduino Part 1

Storyboard    The original setup, I had both the receiver and the sensor on the board together. I tried to set it up like how

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Arduino – Scott Kim

For this Arduino project, I used the ultrasonic sensor with the LCD display to create a way to type with using only a single limb!

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Arduino Introduction

This week in class focused on an introduction to Arduino and electronics hardware, which for once are topics that I’m familiar with as an computer

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Arduino Introduction

I’m describing the situation where I would need my sound volume detector in my storyboard in the attached scanned Pdf image. I wanted to build

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Arduino Storyboard

In class This week we started working with Arduinos. I already have a bit of experience with them, so I had no trouble setting up

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Arduino Project

For this project, in class, we were taught the basics of Arduino, a product I have seen many times online before but have never actually

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Arduino Assignment

For the in class portion, we created LEDs blinking with the starter code provided in the Arduino libraries.  For the homework, I decided to create

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Arduino Adventures

Our project this week revolved around Arduinos! I wanted to find a fun combination of sensors & outputs, so I chose to try to integrate

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Textile Project – Box Pouch

Drawstring Bag Above is the drawstring bag I made during the first lab section. There were two orange drawstrings (ribbon strings) originally used, but I

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Textile Project: T-Rex Plushie

During our two week session of sewing, we made a drawstring pouch and an embroidery.  The process of making the drawstring pouch was pretty straightforward,

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Sewing Project- Plush Owl

Initially, I chose the Toothless/Light Fury bag as How to Train Your Dragon is my favorite animated movie of all time.  I had picked fabric

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Sewing Project

In class: The first week, I got to work with a sewing machine for the first time. Because of some difficulties with how it was

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Sewing Project

First week’s drawstring bag and embroidery:  I loved how the drawstring space bag turned out!! The bee turned out great except for the white lining

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Isaac Iyengar- 3D Printed Capo

In Class Assignments: Original Sketches: Flatware: (Slap bracelet fork) Murakami Flower: Mockup Culture: Traditional Indian Serving Bowl Part I need: Capo for Guitar   For

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Joy Shi- 3D printing

In the last two weeks of lab, we learned about 3d modeling and printing. During the first week, we learned the basics of using Tinkercad

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Holly Situ – 3D Printing

  These are the alien and castle it lives in, as result of the class activity. I haven’t used Tinkercad before, but I have created/ moved

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3D Printed Jewelry Tree

For this project we were prompted to sketch out ideas for four different prompts: a new take on dishware, a cultural item with a personal

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3D printing assignment

For the past two weeks in the Makerspace 490 class, we have been working with 3d printing. I had not previously worked with 3d printing

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3d print assignment

3d models I created a geometric 3d model of a toothbrush holder first.  I created an Indian Om symbol with leaves to represent nature. I

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3-D Lipstick Holder

  Lab, part one Thursday 9/26Thursday 9/26, meshmixersketches   Kerry James Marshall painting that I was interested in using for the third prompt. I wanted

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Charis Ryu 3D Printing

Alien/Alien Castle (Tinkercad, Meshmixer) The image on the left is the alien castle I created with Tinkercad and Meshmixer. I imagined the castle having a

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Makerspace Fall 2019

3D-Printing adventures

Our task for the past 2 weeks was 3D Printing! Here’s my design process from start to finish: Week 1 was our time to experiment

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3D PRINTER (FDM)

Flashforge Finder

Print Material: PLA plastic

Max Print Dimensions: 5″ x 5″ x 5″

Slicing Software: FlashPrint

Preferred File Type: STL

Cost:

$2 | 13 grams or less
$0.15 per gram | over 13 grams

3D FDM PRINTS ARE PRICED BY WEIGHT (IN GRAMS)

Starting Monday, August 23

Fall Open Hours

Monday: 5-9PM
Tuesday: 10AM-1PM, 5-9PM
Wednesday: 5-9PM
Thursday: 10AM-1PM, 5-9PM
Sunday: 1-6PM

This fall we’re welcoming back all community and university members. Stop in and create with us!

Masks Required | Appointments Recommended

3D PRINTER (FDM)

Creality Ender Pro 3

Print Material: PLA plastic

Max Print Dimensions: 8″ x 8″ x 8″

Slicing Software: Cura

Preferred File Type: STL

Cost:

$2 | 13 grams or less
$0.15 per gram | over 13 grams

3D FDM PRINTS ARE PRICED BY WEIGHT (IN GRAMS)

3D PRINTER (LCD based SLA)

AnyCubic Photon

Print Material: UV Resin

Max Print Dimensions: 4.5″ x 2.5″ x 6″

Slicing Software: ChituBox

Preferred File Type: STL

Cost:

$5 | 20 mL or less
$0.25 per mL | over 20 mL

3D SLA PRINTS ARE PRICED BY VOLUME (IN ML). THESE PRINTS REQUIRE ADDITIONAL PROCESSING WITH CURING AND CLEANING.

LASER CUTTER / ENGRAVER

Universal X-600

Power and Type: 40 Watt, CO2

Max Bed Dimensions: 18″ x 32″

Max Cut thickness: 1/4″

File Creation Software: Inkscape, Adobe Illustrator, or other vector software

Preferred File Type: SVG to PDF

Laserable Materials: wood, acrylic,
See Additional Materials

Cost:

$7 | per 30 min appointment

ROTARY TOOL ATTACHMENT AVAILABLE

LASER CUTTER / ENGRAVER

Epilog

Power And Type: 60 Watt, CO2

Max Bed Dimensions: 12″ X 24″

Max Cut Thickness: 1/8″

File Creation Software: Inkscape, Adobe Illustrator, Or Other Vector Software

Preferred File Type: SVG To PDF

Laserable Materials: Wood, Acrylic,
See Additional Materials

Cost:

$7 | per 30 min appointment